Vegetable

Vegetarian Stir Fry & Wine Pairings

Brightly coloured veggies plus the variety of seasonings and sauces you toss in the stir fry can make for some interesting wine pairings.  Our favourite wines to go with Vegetarian Stir Fry include Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Grigio, Prosecco, Gewürtztraminer, Albariño, Riesling and Pinot Noir. Chardonnay & Vegetarian Stir Fry Pairing If you are [...]

Vegetarian Pizza & Wine Pairing

Crisp white wines with lots of acidity and versatility like Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling, Fiano, Unoaked Chardonnay, Prosecco and Rosé, pair best with Vegetarian Pizza.  For red wine, Cabernet Franc has plenty of tart green notes that make it exceptional with Vegetarian Pizza featuring green bell peppers or green olives. Sauvignon Blanc & Vegetarian Pizza [...]

Artichokes & Wine Pairing

The Artichoke is such a strange vegetable when it comes to wine pairing as it contains a chemical called Cynarin. Cynarin is a substance that can alter the taste of a wine, making it taste unusually sweet or funky. Best Wine to Pair with Artichokes Sauvignon Blanc Grüner Veltliner Dry Rosé Fino Sherry Chenin [...]

Asparagus & Wine Pairing

Asparagus is notably risky to pair with as it has such a pungent flavour. Fruity wines tend to clash with the pungent flavours and make the wines taste dank. Sweet wines will taste too vegetal, and oaked wines, like a Chardonnay, will taste overly oaked and weird. Any wine high in tannin must also [...]

Arugula & Wine Pairing

Arugula (or Rocket) is a bitter salad green with a peppery mustard flavour. It's very popular in Italy, and elsewhere in the world, it makes a lively addition to salads, soups or sauteed vegetarian dishes.  Crisp white wines with herbal notes, such as Sauvignon Blanc, Gruner Veltliner, and Arneis make for our top picks.  [...]

Cabbage & Wine Pairing

Cabbage is such a diverse vegetable. It can be used to make cabbage rolls, salads (such as coleslaw, or added to a salad for an additional crunch), as a side dish to corned beef, turned into Sauerkraut, or mixed in with a stir fry. Pairing Wine with Cabbage Sauvignon Blanc Albariño Gewurztraminer Malbec (with [...]